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Owners of Stage Stores (NYSE: SSI) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 12 cents per share. At a price of $18.42 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.7%. The average volume for Stage Stores has been 486,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Stage Stores has a market cap of $588.9 million and is part of the retail industry. Shares are down 17.8% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12 months. Learn more. Stage Stores, Inc. operates as a specialty department store retailer in the United States. The company operates its stores under the nameplates of Bealls, Goody's, Palais Royal, Peebles, and Stage. The company has a P/E ratio of 58.06. TheStreet Ratings rates Stage Stores as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its good cash flow from operations and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, deteriorating net income and disappointing return on equity. You can view the full Stage Stores Ratings Report now.